Wataru Suzuki is an experienced global account manager with a focus on Information Technology (IT) and a researcher with a focus on global foreign policy, official development assistance (ODA) and import-export promotion. Before joining GR Japan, he worked for global IT corporations and public institutions, including Datacraft Japan, Verizon Japan, the Embassy of Japan in the Dominican Republic, and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in Ecuador. He managed corporate sales for global accounts and is also experienced liaising with the Japanese government and international organization. He has a B.A. degree in International Development Studies/International Policy Economy from Trent University in Canada, and a M.A. degree in Political Economy and Finance, Business and Employment from the University of Manchester, UK. He speaks fluent English, Spanish, and Japanese.